Category Archives: theories

Writing About The Past and Opium

Example Ok so this is a picture of my hand after the operation, and whilst you are wondering why I am using it here I will explain. Writing about events that happened centuries ago and are well documented is one thing.  … Continue reading

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In A Land Far Far Away

‘They seek you here  they seek you there  those MIB seek you everywhere  In a ‘land far far away’ on a planet on another day conspiracy came out to play.’ That is a rhyme told to me by Stanley when … Continue reading

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In A Land Not Far Away

Once Upon A Time     Once upon a time there lived an author named Michael who just had to write.  He had always wanted to write but until he retired he had no time. Work, sailing, naval history and his family took … Continue reading

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Book Covers and Bear Traps

Ouch My Foot I am not an authority on book covers but having just finished putting my Books on Create-a-Space in paperback form, and having to create new covers I am reflecting a little on the job of book covers.  Should they reflect the … Continue reading

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Referendum, But whose?

I am not a supporter of Jeremy Corbyn too much of a pacifist for my liking, however he is playing the EU referendum very well. Criticised by the  Tory press for not supporting the Prime Minister’s efforts to stay inside … Continue reading

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Parallel Universe?

We have all read about the ‘parallel universe’ but dismissed it as science fiction but is it??  after the past few weeks I am beginning to have my doubts.  As I have mentioned before I have high blood pressure which … Continue reading

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Amazon versus Internal Revenue Service.

As some of you may realise I write little stories of adventure and sex also some poetry and naval fiction, which are sold on Amazon and can also be read on Prime. Being retired  I get enjoyment from writing, usually there are … Continue reading

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Think, Think About

I have been rather quiet on this front for  some while wondering what the consequences of the general election would be. I made no bones about the fact I thought Ed Miliband would make a decent prime minister with a … Continue reading

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Alternative? Energy?? Cheap???

I live in a forest in Catalunia, north-east Spain. On a little finca with a small casa is relatively cheap compared to living in other parts of the world provided, that is,  you do not expect a takeaway within walking distance or a bar … Continue reading

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Negotiator’s???

Iran, Greece and we  haven’t even started on Britain’s relationship with  the EU yet. Let’s deal with Greece and the Greek people first because that is fairly simple, they are screwed. Screwed by their  own politicians, by the financial people … Continue reading

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